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Macross Frontier’s May’n and Megumi Nakajima reunite with “Good Job!”

A new single celebrating the 10th anniversary of Macross Frontier is reuniting May’n and Megumi Nakajima, the fan-favorite performers behind heroines Sheryl Nome and Ranka Lee. “Good Job !” will be released on September 26th and features three new tracks coupled with karaoke versions.

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i☆Ris – Interview (2018)

i☆Ris Interview by DJ Greg Hignight (Tune in Tokyo) June 30, 2018 i☆Ris is best known for starring in the popular franchise PriPara. The five-member idol unit’s ambitious undertaking as idols has encompassed voice acting in both anime and gaming as well as live music performances. Their cheery stage presence and contagious enthusiasm will be …

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Legendary producer Tetsuya Komuro debuts new 5-girl group DefWill

Tetsuya Komuro, the legendary producer behind Namie Amuro, Globe, Tomomi Kahala and other ground-breaking J-Pop artists, is now putting his star-making power behind new girl group DefWill. The five-member act has debuted with the single “Lovely Day”, the theme song for Tokyo Girls Collection Autumn/Winter 2016. DefWill’s name comes from slang, “Definitely, I will”. The …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu celebrates Five Years a Monster with Best Of CD

J-Pop phenom Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is celebrating her fifth anniversary as a major recording artist with the upcoming KPP BEST album, collecting over twenty-four songs and loaded with bonus features. The limited edition KPP Best: KPP’s Face Packaging version, dropping May 25th, also includes a “self-mix” disc produced by Yasutaka Nakata, a bonus DVD, and …

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FAKY releases new music video “Candy” from upcoming EP

FAKY has released the new music video for “Candy”, from their upcoming EP set to drop in May. Members Anna, Akina, Lil’ Fang and Mikako are back with a funky, colorful dance number that has their unique style and sound on full display.

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Tomomi Itano taps classic fairy tale for Hide & Seek video

Tomomi Itano’s latest single “Hide & Seek” serves as the theme for the horror thriller “Nozokime”, recently released in Japan. The music video, a lush gothic mystery based on the classic fairy tale “Beauty and the Beast”, just dropped and features the former AKB48 member in two distinct roles.

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CYBERJAPAN DANCERS creator and top club DJ Mitomi Tokoto remixes 2NE1’s “Lonely”

Top House music producer Mitomi Tokoto, creator of the CYBERJAPAN DANCERS, remixes 2NE1’s 2011 hit “Lonely”. The song is featured on DJ, remixer and producer Tokoto’s SoundCloud. The remix was originally created as a tribute to Tokoto’s mother, who had recently passed away when he was inspired to create the track. “This is not a …

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STARMARIE debuts new look in collaboration with PUTUMAYO and Rion

STARMARIE continues to break ground with their cutting edge fashion collaborations. The fantasy idol unit recently debuted a new look from internationally popular Harajuku street fashion brand PUTUMAYO and costume house Rion.

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Corpse Party starring Rina Ikoma hits Blu-Ray and DVD, with sequel coming in 2016

Corpse Party, the smash hit film adaptation of the popular manga and video game, brings the frights and thrills home on Blu-Ray and DVD. The release hits just as a sequel has been announced for summer 2016. The original 2015 film featured Rina Ikoma (Nogizaka46), Ryosuke Ikeoka, Nozomi Maeda, and Jun.

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STARMARIE meets President-elect Tsai Ing-wen at Taiwan’s FANCY FRONTIER

Fantasy idol unit STARMARIE marked their seventh performance in Taiwan by meeting history-making president-elect Tsai Ing-wen in Taipei. Taiwanese media flashbulbs went off as STARMARIE presented Ms. Tsai gifts including their single “Mekurumeku Yuuki!” from TV TOKYO’s Card Fight!! Vanguard G, as they took commemorative photos together. Shots from this scene also made it on …

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